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Carditida

Bivalvia - Carditida

Taxonomy
Carditoida was named by Dall (1889). It is extant.

It was corrected as Carditida by Carter et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Heterodonta by Bieler and Mikkelsen (2006); to Autobranchia by Nevesskaja (2009); and to Carditioni by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Carditoida Dall
2006Carditoida Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 231
2009Carditoida Nevesskaja
2011Carditida Carter et al. p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available